Solana Beach, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Solana Beach Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Solana Beach Content

Also See: Solana Beach, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Solana Beach, California - Basic Facts

The City of Solana Beach had a population of 13,383 as of July 1, 2016. Solana Beach ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Solana Beach is located at latitude 32.9915 and longitude -117.2581 in San Diego County. The formal boundaries for the City of Solana Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. San Diego County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 72 feet.

The City of Solana Beach (GNIS ID: 2411923) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Solana Beach is located within San Diego CCD of San Diego County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Solana Beach population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.

Advertisement

City of Solana Beach, CA Boundary Map



Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: San Diego CCD | San Diego County | California Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Solana Beach, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 13,383
Population in Households 13,383
Population in Familes 9,740
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,803
Diversity Index2 50
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,793
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 3,371
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,719 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,393 (50.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,400 (35.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 926 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Average Home Value $987,592
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $98,858
Average Household Income $141,830
Per Capita Income $61,462
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.89%
Households 0.4% 0.79%
Families 0.42% 0.8%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Solana Beach, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Solana Beach to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 429 72nd
Population Density1 # 335 78th
Diversity Index2 # 980 35th
Median Household Income # 159 90th
Per Capita Income # 95 94th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.